Monthly Archives: March 2012

Friday Favourites: Jennifer Lawrence leaves you hungry for more

Jennifer Lawrence first caught our attention last year at the Academy Awards. Winter’s Bone may have earned her a nomination but what really caught people’s attention was her red carpet arrival;  she stunned in a simple, floor-length red Calvin Klein dress. For … Continue reading

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Mint Madness

Last spring I did a number of postings all about colour, bold hues like pink, orange and blue. This season we’re seeing a repeat of these bright colours but we’re also seeing the opposite: softer pastel shades. These fresh, light colours … Continue reading

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Friday Favourites: Polyvore Magic

Awhile back I posted about my love of Pinterest and the amazing outfit swatch boards you could find on there. I still love Pinterest, but have since stumbled across something that has quickly become a favourite website of mine: Polyvore. This … Continue reading

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Q & A with M & R

We thought we’d do a piece on ourselves to give you (our wonderful and loyal readers) a little more background on who we are. We are always asked questions about why we started MaisonStyle and what wardrobe item we can’t live … Continue reading

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Friday Favourite: THE scarf

As the weather warms up and we start putting away our winter wardrobe, I realize that I soon have to retire my absolute favourite grey, cashmere circle scarf!  R has frequently declared her undying love for scarves, to her there … Continue reading

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Travel Trends: Harajuku Heaven

I’ve died and gone to heaven…Harajuku heaven that is! There’s a reason Gwen Stefani makes reference to this trendy fashion district, it leaves you craving more! I’ve been fortunate enough to travel the world but this past week was my first … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day: Dressing In Green Without Spending The Green

This Saturday is St. Patrick’s Day, or the unofficial International Day of Drinking to many. Back in university St. Patty’s Day was always quite the celebration; the end of school was near, the warmer weather had started, and students always … Continue reading

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The Hottest Jewellery Trends for 2012

As trends change from year to year, fashion conscious jewellery lovers keep an eye on the catwalks to see what leading designers are working on and where the season’s inspiration will fall. Silver jewellery never goes out of fashion and … Continue reading

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Friday Favourites: Joan Harris

Joanie, Joan, Red, Mrs. Harris; whatever you may call her, Joan Harris (née Holloway) is the fiery and fierce femme fatale around the Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce agency in the AMC series Mad Men. I’ve blogged about Mad Men before, when … Continue reading

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The Bright Blazer Brigade

Spring has sprung -at least for now-so it’s time to start looking at this season’s trends. Up first, bright blazers. A HUGE fan of blazers, we believe that you can never have too many of them: black, grey, navy, cream, … Continue reading

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